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Amphidinium chattonii (Hovasse) D.L.Taylor 1971

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Amphidiniales
Family Amphidiniaceae
Genus Amphidinium

 

Publication details
Amphidinium chattonii (Hovasse) D.L.Taylor 1971: 232

Published in: Taylor, D.L. (1971). Taxonomy of some common Amphidinium species. British Phycological Journal 6: 129-133, 2 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Amphidinium is Amphidinium operculatum Clapar├Ęde & Lachmann.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scrippsiella chattonii (Hovasse) Banaszak, Iglesias-Prieto & Trench ex Guiry & R.A.Andersen

Basionym
Endodinium chattonii Hovasse

Type information
Type locality: geographic locality not given [probably France: Mediterranean Sea, off Nice]. (Hovasse 1922). Type: in endodermic cells of Velella. (Hovasse 1922

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to some authors, A. chattonii Taylor is a synonym of Endodinium chattoniiand the page nos. cited are 51, 227. pl. 1-3 (1971). - (23 May 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Guiry, M.D. & Andersen, R.A. (2018). Validation of the generic name Symbiodinium (Dinophyceae, Suessiaceae) revisited and the reinstatement of Zooxanthella K.Brandt. Notulae Algarum 58: 1-5, no figs.

Key references
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

Parke, M. & Dixon, P.S. (1976). Check-list of British marine algae - third revision. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 56: 527-594.

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